MORGAN 45 (CATALINA)

MORGAN 45 (CATALINA) photo MORGAN 45 (CATALINA) drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin w/rudder on partial skeg
Rigging Type:
Masthead Sloop
LOA:
45.25 ft / 13.79 m
LWL:
37.83 ft / 11.53 m
Beam:
13.75 ft / 4.19 m
S.A. (reported):
816.00 ft2 / 75.81 m2
Draft (max):
5.33 ft / 1.62 m
Displacement:
25,000 lb / 11,340 kg
Ballast:
8,300 lb / 3,765 kg
S.A./Disp.:
15.33
Bal./Disp.:
33.20
Disp./Len.:
206.15
Construction:
FG
First Built:
1991
Builder:
Catalina Yachts (USA)
Designer:
Nelson Marek

Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Type:
Diesel
HP:
50

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
15.33
Bal./Disp.:
33.20
Disp./Len.:
206.15
Comfort Ratio:
29.40
Capsize Screening Formula:
1.88
S#:
2.44

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
52.75 ft / 16.08 m
J:
17.00 ft / 5.18 m
P:
46.00 ft / 14.02 m
E:
16.00 ft / 4.88 m
S.A. Fore:
448.38 ft2 / 41.66 m2
S.A. Main:
368.00 ft2 / 34.19 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
816.38 ft2 / 75.84 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
15.34
Est. Forestay Len.:
55.42 ft / 16.89 m

Notes

Deep Keel version also available. Draft: 6.58ft.; Displacement: 25,450; Ballast: 8300 lbs.
Entirely different from the MORGAN 45 of 1966.

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